Here is a recent estate find. This is a Rare Antique Authentic U.
Civil War M1840 Staff and Field Officers Sword. This Has a Brass Folding Clam Shell Patriotic Eagle Cross Guard with Wire Wrapped Leather Handle. I did not see a Maker's Mark, but it is Signed by the U.
Inspector "GGS", who is George G. He Inspected Swords for the U. This Sword is in Overall Good Original Condition with a Wonderful Aged Patina, As Pictured!!! 37 1/2" Long with a 31 1/4" Blade.
It is in Good Original Condition. The Blade is Clean, with Normal wear From Age.
This Sword is Exactly as I found it in the Estate. Don't pass this one up, This is a Rare Historic Sword!!!! This will make a stunning addition to any Collection!
Civil War M1860 Staff & Field Officers Sword GGS Marking 1856-1865" is in sale since Thursday, August 9, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "rmagiccds" and is located in Sandown, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.